Keizersgracht 168 Amsterdam


Beautiful large mansion on the Amsterdam Keizersgracht with many possibilities.

This property offers:
- 474 m2 GFA
- 346 m2 GBO
- 47 m2 other indoor space
- 1322 m3 gross volume

The building is not listed as a monument nor as a city monument.

It is a historic building, once serving as a location for the VU University. Unprecedented living on the canal with a beautiful view. Beautiful residential area on Keizersgracht with Leliegracht around the corner. Who would not want to live here?
In general
This building on the Amsterdam canal belt offers everything you can expect from Amsterdam. All amenities are within walking distance.

Restaurants, trendy but also traditional cafes, theatres, all kinds of shops. Also the Dam Square, the nine little streets or the markets on Westerstraat, Noordermarkt and Lindengracht. You can walk to Central Station in a few minutes.

This beautiful and large property offers many possibilities.

In total, the building now consists of five units varying in size from approximately 40 to 100 m2, divided over the basement, raised ground floor and first to fourth floors.

Among other things, there is a beautiful workspace at the front on the ground floor, three independent two-room units (two with their own outdoor space) on the ground floor, first and second floor and a duplex on the third and fourth floor.
The foundation on one side of the building was replaced around 1999.

The property is suitable a private residence, for (combination with) business, working from home, double occupancy, rental or development.

Basement: approx. 100 m2 gross surface area

Front, 50 m2 gross surface area, delivered without tenants.
Layout: basement with storage, workshop and bicycle storage, access to the street via hard stone stairs.

Rear, 36.2 net surface area: rented (since the end of 2004), rental income 372.20 per month including consumption of water, excluding electricity.
Layout: Hall, kitchen, shower and toilet, living/bedroom.

Raised ground floor: approx. 100 m2 gross surface area
Entrance hall with richly decorated ornamental ceiling and walls, panelling, marble floor, stained glass window and a toilet.

Front, approx. 40 m2 gross surface area: rented (since 2010), rental income 435.44 per month excluding gas and electricity.
Layout: period room with marble fireplace, two windows on the canal, ideal office/practice space or studio.

Rear, 60 m2 gross surface area: delivered without tenants.
Layout: Entrance, living room with skylight, compact kitchen, bedroom, bathroom with bath, toilet and sink. Finishing: parquet floor, gas fireplace with fireplace, kitchen with all appliances and granite top.

First floor, approx. 75 m2 gross surface area, rented (since May 2020), rental income 1,222.72 per month excluding water, gas and electricity.
Layout: Entrance, front room with ornamental ceiling and three windows on the canal, hall, bedroom with ornamental ceiling at the rear, kitchen and bathroom with bath and toilet in the extension and a private terrace. Own central heating boiler.

Second floor: 65 m2 GFA, delivered without tenants.
Layout: entrance, hall, separate toilet, bathroom with bath and sink, living/bedroom at the front with also three windows on the canal, (living) kitchen at the rear, flat roof. Gas fireplace and geyser.

Third and fourth floor, approx. 125 m2, delivered without tenants.
Layout: Entrance on the second floor, the third floor is used entirely as a living area, Afzelia wooden floor, three windows at the front with another great view, fireplace in the middle and kitchen with cooking island, dishwasher, Quooker and breakfast bar at the rear.
Fourth floor: two bedrooms, bathroom with bath and shower, toilet, bidet and sauna. Central heating combi boiler, washing machine and dryer

Local property tax (WOZ) values 1/1/2021:
Keizersgracht 168-A 861,000 first floor (residential)
Keizersgracht 168-B 544,000 1st floor (residential)
Keizersgracht 168-C 459,000 2nd floor (residential)
Keizersgracht 168-D 464,000 3rd and 4th floor (office)

City building registration (BAG Viewer):
Keizersgracht 168-A industrial
Keizersgracht 168-B residential
Keizersgracht 168-C residential
Keizersgracht 168-D office

- Beautifully centrally located entire building.
- 474 m2 gross surface area.
- 346 m2 nett surface area.
- 47 m2 extra surface area.
- 1322 m3 gross content.
- Full ownership/private land.
- No listed monument, no city monument.
- A professional company (Lankelma) has read measuring bolts in 1998 up to and including 2022, report available.
- Foundation under common wall Keizersgracht 168-170 was renewed around 1999.
- Separate meters for utilities per unit.
- Old age clause (ouderdomsclausule) applicable.
- Painting carried out rear facade 2017, front facade 2020.
- Roofing, slates and gutters replaced in 2011.

Please make an appointment with our office for a viewing appointment. We will be happy to show you around.

The property has been measured according to NVM Measuring Guidelines. These measurement guidelines are designed to ensure that measurements are made in a uniform way in terms of useable floor area. These guidelines do not exclude the possibility of differences in measurements due to, for example, differences in interpretation, rounding or limitations when making the measurements.

This information has been compiled with due care and attention by our office. However, we cannot accept liability for any omissions or inaccuracies, or the consequences thereof. All sizes and dimensions are indicative. The buyer remains responsible for verifying all matters that are of importance to him/her. Our office is the real estate agency for the vendor of this property. We advise you to approach an NVM/MVA real estate agent to assist you with their expertise during purchasing. If you choose not to make use of professional guidance, this is deemed to mean that you consider your legal expertise sufficient to handle all associated matters. The General Conditions for Consumers of the NVM are applicable.


Transfer of ownership

Available at
By mutual agreement


Type of house/apartment
Canal-side property
Building type
Type of construction
Existing property
Year of construction
Under construction


Permanent habitation
Roof covering
Flat roof
Roof material
Bituminous roofing


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Surface Area and Volume

Floor space
346 m²
Surface area other functions
47 m²
97 m²
1322 m³


Number of rooms
Number of bedrooms
Number of floors
Number of bathrooms
Bathroom amenities
Shower, Toilet
Kitchen type
Cclosed kitchen/separate kitchen

Insulation and heating Insulation and heating

Insulation Forms
Double glazing, Part double-glazed
Heating type
cv ketel
Hot water installation
cv ketel
Boiler gas/oil
Boiler ownership
Freehold property

Energy rating

Energy rating
End date energy label

Land registry details

Cadastral designation
Amsterdam M 2687
Surface area
97 m²
Ownership structure
Full ownership

Outside Area

Garden type(s)
No garden
Main garden at the back


Garage types
No garage

Storage space

Type of property
Insulation Forms
Double glazing, Part double-glazed


Street: Keizersgracht 168

Postal code: 1015CZ

City/town: Amsterdam